sudoers nopasswd screwiness

compdoc compdoc at
Wed Dec 7 16:28:42 UTC 2011

> Don't have the actual contents of the file (I am at home and this concerns
work) but it's /etc/sudoers.d/user 

I add my username to the /etc/sudoers file and it works, although some stuff
like the Update Manager still asks for a password. But, I think all commands
in the term window work without asking.


I've never changed /etc/sudoers.d/user - maybe that's a requirement of

With rsync, I want the command to run with the user's permissions and not
with elevated permissions. In any case, rsync should run for anyone without

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